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Post Eclipse Update

Greetings Planetarians,
Our show, Eclipses and Phases of the Moon, has been updated to the post-2017 version! While the Great American Eclipse is over, our show is still a great option for your groups and field trips wanting to learn about Moon phases and eclipses!
 
Eclipses and Phases of the Moon is available for installation (up to 4k 60fps) and streaming (up to 2k 60 fps in fisheye, truncated fisheye, 16:9…
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Added by AmyJo Proctor on September 19, 2017 at 11:25pm — No Comments

Hold the date IMERSA 2018 feb 24 to 27

Hold the date February 24 to 27 for the IMERSA Summit 2018. This major event will be held in Columbus OH. at COSI. 

Announcements for session, speakers and film submissions coming soon.

The 2018 IMERSA Summit continues our conversation between converging business sectors, shaping the industry with fulldome film showcases, exhibits, technology sessions and abundant opportunities for networking with pioneers in immersive experiences.

See you in Ohio!…

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Added by Dan on September 16, 2017 at 1:32pm — No Comments

Altair VR Planetarium – Evolution of Portable Planetariums

Goodbye Portable Planetarium. Hello Altair VR Planetarium!

Ten years ago, portable planetariums brought a small revolution to the planetarium experience and made fulldome art popular for millions of people. But the quality of portable planetariums with spherical mirrors no longer satisfies customers.

We have tried…

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Added by Konstantin Urvantsev on September 15, 2017 at 2:35am — No Comments

Farewell Cassini - Special Planetarium Show

After almost 20 years in space, Cassini spacecraft will conclude  the final chapter of its remarkable story of exploration in a dramatic way.

The new show "Farewell Cassini" produced by Theofanis Matsopoulos is available for sale.

 Follow the fascinating Journey of Cassini through this 20 min planetarium documentary. The audience will learn…

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Added by Theofanis Matsopoulos on September 3, 2017 at 7:51am — No Comments

MORPHOS 360 PROGRAMS - COLORADO 2018

The MORPHOS 360 Programs offers production skills in Digital Dome and VR. Programs have been refined over years of research and curriculum development…

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Added by Ben Gondrez on August 22, 2017 at 6:08pm — No Comments

Altair Fulldome Cinema is the Most Popular Application for VR

Today we have great news for the fulldome community! Altair Fulldome Cinema finally is in 1st place in the Oculus Gear VR store.And it’s the most downloaded app from more than 400 applications in the Store at the moment.…

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Added by Konstantin Urvantsev on August 4, 2017 at 11:50am — No Comments

Eclipses and Phases of the Moon short term lease options

Greetings Planetarians! With the Great American Eclipse fast approaching, we'd like to remind you that Physics Foundry's inaugural show, Eclipses and Phases of the Moon is ready to play a supporting role in your eclipse activities! Lease the show with terms as short as one month or stream the show with daily or monthly pricing on a single-projector system up to 2k resolution. Also: Eclipses and Phases of the Moon keeps working after the big event with a post-eclipse version! Visit…

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Added by AmyJo Proctor on July 21, 2017 at 1:00am — No Comments

Eclipses and Phases of the Moon UPDATED!

Greetings Planetarians,
We decided to do some visual updates to Eclipses and Phases of the Moon and it's now available for installation (up to 4k 60fps) and streaming (up to 2k 60 fps in fisheye, truncated fisheye, 16:9 warp. and 4:3 warp). We also made a flat version (1080p 60fps) for non-fulldome theaters.
We have full-length preview screeners at physicsfoundry.com and we're offering free three day…
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Added by AmyJo Proctor on June 1, 2017 at 1:31pm — No Comments

Have you ever watched fulldome in the ocean?

3 month ago, we released Altair Fulldome Cinema app for Oculus Gear VR headsets. Altair Fulldome Cinema is a global online fulldome market allows any VR users visit planetarium and watch fulldome shows just sitting at home. The first release included only one location with a 20 meters dome screen. But today…

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Added by Konstantin Urvantsev on May 16, 2017 at 6:56am — No Comments

"Planet Nine" now available from Loch Ness Productions

"Planet Nine", the latest planetarium show from Adler Planetarium, has just been added to the Loch Ness Productions distribution catalog, and our streaming service too.



"Planet Nine" gives audiences an inside look at the painstaking process of planet-searching, as told by CalTech's Mike Brown, discoverer of Eris and Haumea. Throughout this fascinating show, Brown talks about unusual…

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Added by Mark C. Petersen on March 27, 2017 at 5:32pm — No Comments

Get DomeSavers - Screensavers for your dome

Great News from Digital Chaotics!

All 1000+ DomeSavers are now just $10 each! All sizes!…

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Added by Ken Scott on March 6, 2017 at 7:00pm — No Comments

Feeding Fulldome to the Masses

Hi all,



A Web adaptation of the talk I presented at the February 2017 IMERSA Summit is now posted in the Reference section of the Loch Ness Productions Web site.



It's called "Feeding Fulldome to the Masses".



Here's the…

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Added by Mark C. Petersen on March 6, 2017 at 1:22pm — 1 Comment

STARGAZERS are set to enjoy the spectacle of a comet zooming through the skies this weekend.

The stunning Comet 45P/Honda-Mrkos-Pajdušáková will appear gracefully green in the night skies.

This short period comet of 5.25 years will pass 0.08 AU (12,430,000 km; 7,720,000 mi) from Earth on February 11, 2017.

Its a rather faint object with the magnitude of +7 so a good set of binoculars or probably a telescope would be advisable for better Comet-gazing experience.

Discovered in December 3, 1948 and named after Minoru Honda, Antonín Mrkos, and Ľudmila…

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Added by Aayushi FullDome Films on February 13, 2017 at 9:06am — No Comments

Altair Fulldome Cinema: VR Dome Theatre for Oculus Gear VR

Altair Digital team is glad to present you our free application Altair Fulldome Cinema – a new platform for distributing fulldome shows for VR headsets.

With our free VR application, any customer can visit planetarium anytime and enjoy fulldome shows from all around the world. The app creates…

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Added by Konstantin Urvantsev on January 30, 2017 at 12:00am — No Comments

Try Streaming Eclipses and Phases of the Moon with a Free 3 Day Pass

Hello Everyone,
We've set up some 3 day streaming passes for our new show, Eclipses and Phases of the Moon! Single-projector theaters can stream the show in four modes: Fisheye, Truncated Fisheye, Warped 4x3, and Warped 16x9.
You can use the 3 day streaming pass to test out streaming in your theater and you're welcome to use the 3 day pass for your public/paying audiences. If you like the show we hope you'll come back for more!  :)
Simply send me an…
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Added by AmyJo Proctor on January 19, 2017 at 8:01pm — No Comments

Announcing the VR Dome Theater: 360-degree spherical videos for preview and download!

At Loch Ness Productions, we're coming to the end of another successful year of licensing and marketing for fulldome shows. And we've spent the last several months working on a new effort for 2017. It involves the VR realm, and how clever planetarians might take advantage of this intriguing space.



Creating a Virtual Dome Space for Previews…

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Added by Mark C. Petersen on December 19, 2016 at 4:00pm — No Comments

IMERSA Summit update

One lucky winner will attend the Summit for free!

Enter our raffle to win airfare, registration and accommodations.



Submissions for films and presentations must be submitted by midnight TONIGHT!

Reservations are now being accepted to reserve your room at the Doubletree Denver hotel.

Don’t wait too long as the room block will sell out fast.

IMERSA Summit 2017, February 22-26, Denver…

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Added by Dan on November 21, 2016 at 5:03pm — No Comments

Eclipses and Phases of the Moon

Greetings Planetarians!

Ron and I have just launched our first independent fulldome show: Eclipses and Phases of the Moon!…
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Added by AmyJo Proctor on November 3, 2016 at 5:06pm — No Comments

IMERSA Summit 2017 Call for proposals to present

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Added by Dan on October 26, 2016 at 9:07pm — No Comments

New Albedo Fulldome distributor in Poland

We at Albedo Fulldome are happy to announce a new distributor of our fulldome films for planetariums!

Our new business partner, Firma HECA is located in Jasło, Poland.



The company visit schools, kindergartens and organized…

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Added by Alexander Zaragoza on October 24, 2016 at 5:45am — No Comments

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